PHOTO CALL: Remembering Adolph Green: Wonderful Town

News   PHOTO CALL: Remembering Adolph Green: Wonderful Town

After On the Town came Wonderful Town. Rosalind Russell (pictured) starred as Ruth Sherwood, who has adventures in 1930's Greenwich Village with her sister Eileen (Edith Adams). Wonderful Town bested On the Town's Broadway performances, playing 559 at the Winter Garden Theatre and winning Green his first Tony Award for his lyrics. (Among the stage managers was Hal Prince, who would later direct On the Twentieth Century and A Doll's Life.) Encores! revived the show with stars Donna Murphy and Laura Benanti.

View the next photo

Today’s Most Popular News:

Blocking belongs
on the stage,
not on websites.

Our website is made possible by
displaying online advertisements to our visitors.

Please consider supporting us by
whitelisting with your ad blocker.
Thank you!